(Robert Langdon Book 3)
The paperback of the bestselling adult hardback in UK publishing history
The Capitol Building, Washington DC: Harvard symbologist Robert Langdon believes he is here to give a lecture. He is wrong. Within minutes of his arrival, a shocking object is discovered. It is a gruesome invitation into an ancient world of hidden wisdom.
When Langdon's mentor, Peter Solomon - prominent mason and philanthropist - is kidnapped, Langdon realizes that his only hope of saving his friend's life is to accept this mysterious summons.
It is to take him on a breathless chase through Washington's dark history. All that was familiar is changed into a shadowy, mythical world in which Masonic secrets and never-before-seen revelations seem to be leading him to a single impossible and inconceivable truth...
Origin, the spellbinding new Robert Langdon thriller from Dan Brown, is out now
“Thrilling and entertaining, like the experience on a rollercoaster”
Los Angeles Times
“So compelling that several times I came close to a cardiac arrest...As perfectly constructed as the Washington architecture it escorts us around”
“A narrative that can grip you like a vice... As engaging a hero as you could wish for”
“Unputdownable...Gripping...Jaw-dropping...The blockbuster read of the year”
News of the World
“Impossible to put down...Another mind-blowing Robert Langdon story”
The New York Times